Safeguarding is the 'golden thread' that runs through every aspect of our school. Here you will find statutory policies and additional information around safeguarding.
The designated safeguarding lead (DSL) is Sarah Hudson, Headteacher. The deputy safeguarding leads are Rhalina Kershaw, our Year 4 class teacher and acting deputy headteacher, and Jane Harrod, our Positive Play lead. The designated safeguarding governor is Kate Nicholson. However, safeguarding at Darley Dale Primary School is everybody's responsibility. All staff understand their responsibilities and are well trained, including in online safety and identifying extremism.